Pedestrian in crosswalk killed Friday ID'd

The pedestrian who was fatally hit by a car while using a crosswalk Friday evening has been identified by the Clark County coroner’s office.

Juge Brooks, 60, was hit by a car whose driver failed to yield to the crosswalk at Martin Luther King Boulevard and Bartlett Avenue around 7 p.m.

The Las Vegas resident was transported to University Medical Center and pronounced deceased.

Brooks’ cause and manner of death are still pending. Background on this story can be found here.

Contact reporter Annalise Porter at aporter@reviewjournal.com